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Leeway Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • a permissible difference; allowing some freedom to move within limits
  • (of a ship or plane) sideways drift

Definitions from Wiktionary

  • (of a ship or plane) sideways drift ,
  • a permissible difference; allowing some freedom to move within limits

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Leeway'

  • Leeway: Leeway is the amount of drift motion to leeward of an object floating in the water caused by the component of the wind vector that is ...
  • Leeway (band): Leeway is a crossover thrash band formed in Astoria, New York , USA in 1984 by guitarist A.J. Novello and vocalist Eddie Sutton under the ...
  • Joe Leeway: Joseph Martin Leeway (born 15 November 1955, Islington , London) is the former multi-instrumentalist, and stylings guru , for the 1980s ...
  • Desperate Measures (Leeway album): Desperate Measures is the second album by the New York thrash metal band Leeway . It was released in June 1991 on Hard Rock Hotel/ ...

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  • MMDA gives leeway to provincial buses along EDSA
    The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) on Wednesday finally allowed provincial buses to use tunnels and underpasses along Epifanio Delos Santos Avenue (EDSA)  to address the heavy volume of traffic choking the key thoroughfare until after the Christmas season. Starting October 28, Tuesday, provincial buses can use three underpasses along Edsa: Shaw Read more on this news related to 'Leeway'
  • Sen. Bam to LTFRB: Embrace innovation, support start ups
    October 24, 2014. The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) must embrace innovation and provide some leeway to transport start ups, which provide safe and affordable means of transportation to the commuting public. "The government should encourage innovation, not curtail it. The LTFRB must... Read more on this news related to 'Leeway'
  • Latest replay review adjustments give NBA referees more leeway to change calls
    They don't figure to speed up the lengthy review process. Read more on this news related to 'Leeway'

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